Everything you love about a traditional Negroni and then some…
Made by Jena Ellenwood
The perfect balance of bitter, sweet, and a touch of smoke—we love each an every ingredient in this cocktail!
A perfect start to a meal, especially when you’re looking to switch things up because this version takes it up a notch. The Mezcal Negroni is the cocktail you didn’t know you were missing.
Grab your favorite craft bottles of sweet vermouth, zippy bitter aperitivo, and a beautiful mezcal and mix along with Jena!
Remember, cocktails taste better with friends, so don’t forget to share the recipe!
Curious about mezcal? Want to learn more? Then check out our article Magical, Misunderstood Mezcal.
Let’s Get Stirrin’
Special Tools: Bar Spoon, Rocks Glass, Peeler
1 oz La Quintinye Vermouth Royal, (perhaps the first sweet vermouth to use Pineau des Charentes)
1 oz Bordiga 1888 Bitter Rosso
1 oz Del Amigo Mezcal
A strip of orange zest
- In a rocks glass, add vermouth, aperitivo, and mezcal
- Add 1 large ice cube and stir.
- Garnish your Mezcal Negroni with a strip of expressed orange zest to add some brightness and enjoy!
Cocktail flavor profile